Alternative Health Care Benefits are available for treatments by approved health care professionals when authorized by Modern Assistance. Please note, not all Union employers provide alternative care coverage.

Depending the Health Plan, these benefits may include; Massage Therapy, Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Chiropractic and Nutritional Counseling.

For a list of current Health Plan offering Alternative Health Care through Modern Assistance, please see below.

Unite Here Health Local 26 

Greater Boston Hotel Employees Health and Welfare

Iron Workers Local 7 

International Association of Iron Workers

Local 877

International Union of Operating Engineers


For more information on covered benefits and for authorization for this benefit.

Para obtener informacion acerca de los serviocos disponibles de medicina alternativa, llama a Modern Assistance.